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... s worth it. I have also read that RLS can get worse after pregnancy. ... (12 replies)
... I do take the time released generic of Effexor XR which is to help even out my mood swings and some anxiety. I was told by the neurologist that 2 or 3 of the medications would not aggravate the RLS. ... (1 replies)
... Wow, Thanks for the heads up. I spoke to my md yesterday and she switched me from the tablets to the XR Effexor and upped my requip to 3mg at bedtime. She also said I could take 1mg of ativan if I need it. If this doesn't work I should call her back. ... (12 replies)

... r. My husband took that for a short while and put on loads of weight and then when he tried to come off it he nearly killed me. I know this is nothing to do with RLS but I had such a bad experience with Effexor I just felt I had to say something. ... (12 replies)
... it takes an acupuncturist to suggest this while I've been complaining for years about tingling and strange sensations in my legs to my PCP, I'll never know. But RLS does make perfect sense, the more research I do on it. ... (3 replies)
... Hello all, this is my first time posting to this board, I have a history of RLS as well as depression. I have tried many different SSRIs but they all make my RLS symptoms much worse, as well as other side effects. ... (12 replies)
... I started experiencing RLS symptoms around the same time I started taking medication for depression. ... (3 replies)
Could this be RLS?
May 27, 2009
... I just started a thread asking for advice on my symptoms, and your post kind of jumped out at me because I have just started experiencing weird sensations in my legs in the past month or so, and I just tapered off of my antidepressants about 2 months ago. I recently read that there is some correlation between depression and RLS, and now I am wondering if maybe this is a side... (3 replies)
... That settles it! RLS becomes worse with antidepressants. ... (16 replies)
... I've been on Effexor for 8 months and my RLS is much worse. ... (16 replies)
... I have beeen suffering from RLS for 5years and it keeps getting worse with age. ... (0 replies)
... Anyone know if there are any anti depressants that works well on anxiety, but won't aggravate my RLS? I have tried zoloft, prozac, paxil, lexapro/cypralex, cymbalta, effexor, and they all bothered me (even at low doses). I tried zoloft most recently at 25mg and its day 4 andmy legs are really bothering me. Last I tried cypralex /lexapro 10mg (smallest dose) and same thing... (1 replies)
... I was taking effexor ( an anti-depressant ) and it greatly increased my symptoms of RLS. (12 replies)
... I started taking effexor ( an anti-depressant ) and about 3 weeks later my RLS symptoms increased dramatically. (12 replies)
... Hi, I'm Jan. I have RLS so bad it effects my whole body now with aching pain that feels horrible. Effexor made it so much worse that I almost went to emergency room a few times cuz it was panicing me. I thought it was a stroke of some sort. ... (16 replies)
... already taking Effexor 37. ... (12 replies)
... mg capsule of effexor each morning. ... (2 replies)
... Well it's been 2 weeks on my new regimen and I've slept well every night and feel like a new person. I am still taking the Effexor which I am happy about b/c it seems to be helping my mood greatly. I hope this continues to work for me. Thanks for your support! :) (12 replies)
... Your right magzz! My dr called me back yesterday and switched me to gabapentin and clonazepam. She told me to titrate the gabapentin starting at 400mg at night and take 1/2 to 1mg of clonazepam. Hallelujah! I slept so good, no pain but just a little groggy this am. I did take a whole 1mg though b/c I wanted to make sure it worked. So i will probably try just 1/2 and see... (12 replies)
... I was put on effexor xr for a little while. While I was on it, I was having similar symptoms. It was really weird how numb I was sometimes. Almost scary! ... (4 replies)




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